A device that texts a farmer when one of his cows goes into labour.
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Will Gompertz: Can we design for better living?

A device that texts a farmer when one of his cows goes into labour, a light shade made out of mushrooms, and a bollard that talks to you are just some of the latest cutting edge designs shortlisted for the Designs of the Year award.

Will Gompertz wonders about the role of imagination in saving the world from its problems.

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